Inspired by: Flea Market Find from quilt collector Jody Sanders
Quilt tester: Martha Gamm
Yardages and cutting instructions are based on 42" of usable fabric width.
- 3⁄8 yard each blue print and red print (jewel pieces, diamond pieces)
- 1—9×22" piece (fat eighth) of white print (hexagon pieces, triangle pieces)
- 15-1⁄2"-square red wool (backing)
- Cardstock or sturdy paper
Finished quilt: 13-1⁄2×15-1⁄2"
Carefully and accurately cut out paper templates on traced lines. You will need a paper template for each jewel, hexagon, diamond, and triangle piece in the quilt.
Find the patterns by clicking on "Download this Project" above. Trace patterns onto cardstock or sturdy paper as follows: 42 jewels, seven hexagons, six triangles, and 30 diamonds. Carefully and accurately cut out paper templates on traced lines.
Cut pieces in the following order. When cutting fabrics, add a 3⁄8" seam allowance to each edge of jewel, triangle, hexagon, and diamond pieces.
From blue print, cut:
- 42 of Jewel Pattern
From white print, cut:
- 7 of Hexagon Pattern
- 6 of Triangle Pattern
From red print, cut:
- 30 of Diamond Pattern